FAQ for domain names in .FO and Faroe Islands
Is local company in Faroe Islands required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in Faroe Islands in order to get a .FO domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Faroe Islands?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Faroe Islands to register a .FO domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Faroe Islands?
Holders of a trademark valid in Denmark and thus the Faroe Islands can get their matching .FO domain name registered within 7 days.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .FO IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .FO domains?
No restrictions, but generally the Faroe Islands domain authority might have a list of blocked/reserved names (i.e., geographic, political and other names) which cannot be registered.
How long does it take to register a .FO domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than [RegTime] to register a .FO domain in Faroe Islands. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Faroe Islands domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .FO domain name can consist of?
Applications for .FO domain names with less than [MinLength] characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .FO domain name can consist of?
Applications for .FO domain names with more than [MaxLength] characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Faroe Islands domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Faroe Islands .FO domain names.